Tonight 6 Oregon Lawyers Speak Out about Estate Planning Issues for Same-Sex Couples

FREE SEMINAR – Legal Planning for LGBTQ Families –

Tonight, June 22, 2010 at the Q-Center, 4115 N. Mississippi Ave. from 6:30-8:30 pm.

This seminar is for single or partnered people who want to know:

  • Why estate and disability planning is critically important for LGBTQ people
  • What steps to consider if you have a serious illness or if your partner has died
  • How owning bank accounts and property with a partner affects planning
  • Whether to be concerned about estate and gift taxes
  • What benefits are available for LGBTQ veterans and their partners
  • When insurance or Medicaid benefits can help pay for long-term care costs
  • How moving to or from Oregon will affect your partnership or marriage
  • How to secure your (or your partner’s) legal status as a parent
  • Why – and why NOT – to register under Oregon’s domestic partnership law